For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.
You laugh at me because I'm different, I laugh at you because you're all the same.
Be frank and explicit. That is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.
The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
The one you buy will be the only one that doesn't work.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Men build too many walls and not enough bridges.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Achievement brings its own anticlimax.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.